Man identified by Lexington Co. Coroner after being fatally struck by vehicle

Man identified by Lexington Co. Coroner after being fatally struck by vehicle

CHAPIN, S.C. (WIS) - A pedestrian struck by a vehicle has been identified.

Lexington County Coroner Margaret Fisher has identified the victim as 24-year-old Evan E. Bowersox. Bowersox was hit by a vehicle on May 15 at just after 8 p.m. in Chapin.

The incident occurred in the gravel lot surrounding a storage facility. Bowersox was pronounced dead upon arrival at an area hospital due to multiple injuries.

The driver of the vehicle was not injured. He and others present at the scene attempted to help the victim.

The incident is currently under investigation by the Lexington County Sheriff’s Department.

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